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Venture Kamloops study points to 'weakness' of current city tax ratios, say major industries

NEWS — A recent economic impact study by Venture Kamloops strengthens the case for lowering major industries’ share of the tax burden, say industry representatives. 262 more words

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Domtar reviewing bad-smell procedures

NEWS — Domtar is reviewing procedures in the wake of last week’s foul smell that spilled out of the mill and sailed east down the valley, resulting in dozens of calls from concerned residents to Kamloops Fire and Rescue. 268 more words

Environment

Considering Printing?

An email showed up in my inbox from a friend who knows I’m studying paper. She said she noticed the following signature on an email she recently received: 135 more words

Paper Industry

Kamloops pulp mill so smelly that 60 people phone police overnight

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — If pulp mill odours in British Columbia are occasionally described as the smell of money, a lot of cash was wafting over Kamloops Wednesday night. 135 more words

News

Bad smell came from Domtar release of gas

NEWS — That smell you may have noticed Wednesday night was the Domtar pulp mill acting up.

The mill released NCG — or non-condensable gas —around 9 p.m. 127 more words

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Fewer complaints about smell, says Domtar

NEWS — Complaints about smell from the pulp mill were “notably fewer” than the previous two years, says an annual air report from Domtar.

The report says the reduction in complaints coincides with “measurable reductions in high stack total reduced sulfur and sulfur dioxide emissions.” 162 more words

Environment

If tax rates for industries lowered, some savings should go to cutting pollution

LETTERKamloops Moms For Clean Air very proudly submitted the following letter and supplementary visual attachments to City Council to be read today during the “correspondence” portion of the City Council meeting.  566 more words

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